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    The Bush House

    Wonderboom Gate, Madikwe Game Reserve 2740, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 4875
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    Reviewed 4 November 2016

    Our family of 11 stayed for two nights, enjoying 4 safaris where we saw not only the Big Five, but also the 'Magnificent Seven'. Heinrich and Daniel are so respectful of all the wildlife and environment, as well as patient with us humans and all...More

    Thank riggottt
    Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 6 November 2016

    We thoroughly enjoyed having you and the family with us in camp and are so pleased we could be part of the journey down memory lane . We would love to have you back with us in the future. Keep well.

    Reviewed 1 November 2016

    The Bush House is located quite close to the Wonderboom gate and you don't need 4x4 to get there. Madikwe will only allow you to drive your private car to your lodge. All game drives are done by your lodge in a safari vehicle. One...More

    Thank Stalex24
    Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 1 November 2016

    Thank you very much for your detailed feedback which we appreciate.We are very pleased your enjoyed the animal sightings on drive and that you got to enjoy an authentic and very heavy Madikwe rainstorm!

    Reviewed 29 October 2016

    We visited Madikwe Game Reserve and stayed at The Bush House. Both turned out to be excellent choices. We've not visited other reserves yet, so we can't make direct comparisons, but it's hard to believe anything can top either Madikwe or The Bush House. You...More

    Thank wegetaround_42
    Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 30 October 2016

    It was our privellege to share Madikwe and its amazing sightings with you . Thrilled you enjoyed the experience as well as your time at The Bush House . We would love to welcome you back again on your next trip to Africa. Happy travels!

    Reviewed 24 October 2016

    An amazing place to stay! We first stayed there in 2003 on our first trip to South Africa and before Madikwe got well known. We didn't think we would be able to return during our 2nd and 3rd trips to SA (we thought we'd only...More

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    Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 24 October 2016

    Thank you for coming back again to The Bush House and for getting to meet us all. It was such a pleasure having you in camp - even if the elephants gave you a special "shower"! Hope you enjoy the webcam.

    Reviewed 18 October 2016

    My wife and I spent a lot of time trying to decide where to stay in Madikwe. It seemed that every lodge had great reviews, so this wasn't an easy decision. What sold us on The Bush House was the hide, which is right next...More

    Thank thepiranha
    Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 20 October 2016

    Thank you for your detailed and kind feedback. It was a pleasure having you in camp and to get to experience our very special underground hide. Please send us some of your pictures for our guest gallery.

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
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    • Babysitting
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
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    • US$571 - US$699 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • North-West Province >
    • Madikwe Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
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    22 February 2017|
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    Response from nanobot1 | Reviewed this property |
    We drove from Pretoria and it is a simple route with most on major highways. We had a compact car and was fine - no need for an SUV. If not going by your own car then check with Bush House about transfer from airport. You... More
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    31 October 2016|
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    Response from Sjoe | Property representative |
    Hi there. We have a total of six rooms at the lodge but normally take a maximum of ten guests so that it is small and intimate. However if one group takes out the lodge we take more than ten people on request.
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    "Try and get the Mushana Room as there is a nice view of the animals at the hide."
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    "They are all fabulous!"
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    "all rooms are wonderful!"
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    "Go for the king room overlooking the hide and the gardens."
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